Posted on March 6, 2014 by Ian Wilder
“Petroleum, Poetry and Peace: The Exploration for Ecological Hope, Economic Justice and A Sense of Place” with Margie Swedish and The Peace Poets.
Filed under: activism, Ecology, energy, long island, new york, News, Peace, poetry, progressive politics | Tagged: Amityville New York, Climate, community supported agriculture, Dominican Order, Earth, fracking, margie swedish, Sense of Place, the peace poets | Leave a Comment »
Posted on February 14, 2014 by Ian Wilder
Green Party of Suffolk needs candidates who favor justice over inequality, clean energy over pollution, and public good over political wheeling-and-dealing.
Filed under: 3rd party, election, grassroots democracy, Green Party, independent politics, long island, new york, New York State Politics, News, suffolk, suffolk county, third party, US Politics | Tagged: Administrative divisions of New York, green, Green Party of Suffolk, Political party, suffolk | 2 Comments »
Posted on October 2, 2013 by kwilder
PeaceSmiths Topical, A-Typical, Folk Music, Poetry, and Whatever Coffeehouse Friday, October 4th at 8pm (first of the new season!) Music of peace and justice with Harmonic Insurgence with director, Gene Glickman Poetry with local Amityville poet, Lois Walker Singer/Songwriter Brian Sendrowitz of Beat Radio fame Open Mic: Maybe You? Held at: The First United Methodist […]
Filed under: activism, Anti-War, babylon town, Environment, events, local, long island, Long Island Music, Long Island news, Long Island Politics, music, News, nonviolence, open mic, Peace, progressive politics, war | Tagged: Brian Sendrowitz, folk music, Gene Glickman, Harmonic Insurgence, Lois Walker, Long Island events, Long Island Music, Long Island peace, Long Island peace groups | 1 Comment »
Posted on October 1, 2013 by Ian Wilder
Homecoming Farm will hold its annual fundraiser, A Harvest Homecoming, on October 6, 2013 in the Helen Butler Hall from 1:30 PM – 6:00 PM.
Filed under: babylon town, buy local, Calendar, events, Food, green, long island, Long Island news, music, News, Organics, sustainable | Tagged: community supported agriculture, Earth, Homecoming, NOFA, NY Jets | 2 Comments »
Posted on August 11, 2013 by kwilder
Long Islanders: The Perseid Meteor showers will peak in the sky over your home on the nights of Sunday (into Monday), August 11th and Monday, August 12th. The best time to view from Long Island will be about 11pm to 6am, with the show starting to get good around midnight. It is best to get […]
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Posted on August 5, 2013 by kwilder
South Country Peace Group will hold its 31st Annual World Peace Vigil A community dedication to peace on the 68th anniversary of the nuclear destruction of Hiroshima Tuesday, August 6, 2013 7pm Bellport, Long Island, New York Silent procession starts at 7pm from the sidewalk adjacent to Woodland Cemetary, Station Road, and Head of Neck […]
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Posted on July 30, 2013 by Ian Wilder
Green Party of Suffolk’s Brookhaven Chapter meets on Saturday, August 10th, 2013, from 3-5 PM at the Patchogue-Medford Library.
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Posted on July 29, 2013 by Ian Wilder
Jen Chapin will perform songs from her new album Reckoning on August 9, 2013 at Grounds and Sounds Café, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship at Stony Brook.
Filed under: activism, buy local, Ecology, economy, Food, long island, Long Island Music, long island music scene, music, News, video, war | Tagged: brooklyn, Farmers, folk music, harry chapin, hunger, Jen Chapin, Long Island events, New York City Board of Education, Occupy Sandy, Occupy Wall Street, poverty, Things To Do On Long Island August 9th, urban folk | Leave a Comment »
Posted on July 27, 2013 by kwilder
Heading out for the beach today? Hope you find a beautiful spot. Here are some to avoid this weekend… You can check beach closing for Suffolk County at the county website: Suffolk County environment info For more information, you can also call the Bathing Beach hotline at 852-5822 for a recorded message, or The Ecology […]
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Posted on July 13, 2013 by Ian Wilder
Long Island Folk Music for Summer 2013
Filed under: Calendar, events, local, long island, Long Island Music, long island music scene, Long Island news, music, News, open mic, original music, Recommended Music | Tagged: 2013, concert, folk music, James Reams, Jeremiah Birnbaum, Marci Geller, Sarah Blacker, summer, tanner park | Leave a Comment »
Posted on July 12, 2013 by kwilder
Earthquakes are evidently enough to shake people up. “Fracking” is trending on Yahoo. Below is the current news, and some previous onthewilderside warnings that hydraulic fracturing to find natural gas causes earthquakes. (Also, a video to remind Long Islanders that we can get earthquakes, too.) (excerpt from) Reuters Study raises new concern about earthquakes and […]
Filed under: Ecology, energy, Environment, green, local, long island, new york, New York State Politics, News, progressive politics, sustainability, US Politics | Tagged: anti-fracking, Don't Frack New York, earthquake, earthquakes, energy issues, energy news, fracking, fracking and science, hydraulic fracturing, New York news | 1 Comment »